Alternative Wedding Photographer London9

Alternative Wedding Photographer

Alternative Bride London Photographer

Why Settle for the Ordinary?

Your love story isn't like everyone else's, so why should your wedding photos be? Here, we celebrate the quirky, the whimsical, and the wonderfully unique. Whether you're dancing under neon lights, exchanging vows in a forest, or throwing a beach bash with a twist, I'm here to capture every magical moment.

The David Dean Difference

With a heart that beats to the rhythm of live music and a soul that thrives on the alternative, I bring a fresh perspective to wedding photography. No staged smiles or clichéd poses. Just raw, genuine emotions that echo the beat of your love story.

Candid photographer

"What can I say… David was bloody brilliant! The photos are phenomenal"

Stephanie &


Untraditional. Candid. Vibrant. My approach to photography is a blend of modern aesthetics with a touch of alternative charm. From the stolen glances to the wild dance moves, I'm all about capturing the moments that make your day uniquely yours.

Who says weddings have to follow a set pattern? Let's toss the rulebook and create memories that resonate with your individuality. Whether it's a rooftop party in the heart of the city, a bohemian gathering in the countryside, or a gothic-themed ballroom dance, I'm here to bring your vision to life.

It's not just about taking photos; it's about creating an experience. From our first chat to the moment you receive your album, I'm with you every step of the way. And hey, if you bring along some Fruit Pastilles, we're sure to have an even sweeter time!

If you're looking for a photographer who gets your vibe and is as excited about your big day as you are, you're in the right place. Let's create something magical, something alternative, something undeniably you.

"The photos are amazing! You seem to have been in about 10 places at once!"



Take a peek at the blogs, featuring Alternative wedding's I've photographed throughout Essex and beyond. 
Or for a selection from across these weddings, you can view the portfolio page here.

Alternative Wedding Photography Prices

If you have taken a look at my work, and are interested in learning more, please use the contact form to get in touch with me. I will get back to your as soon as possible.

Each wedding gets my full attention. I can only handle 30 per year. You can book dates up to two years in advance.

If you are available for your date, then the next step is to schedule a Zoom meeting or phone call to discuss everything and to ensure we are a good match.

Pricing for me to be your candid wedding photographer starts at £1950

Alternative Wedding Photography FAQ

What is an alternative wedding photographer?

As an alternative wedding photographer, I specialize in capturing non-traditional and unconventional wedding moments. I focus on candid shots, unique settings, and authentic emotions, moving away from the typical posed and staged photographs. My goal is to document the unique essence and individuality of each couple and their celebration.

What is an alternative wedding style?

An alternative wedding style is a celebration that breaks from traditional norms and conventions. It could be about unconventional venues, non-traditional wedding attire, unique themes, or personalized ceremonies. Essentially, it's a wedding that reflects a couple's personalities, values, and interests, making their big day truly unique.

Why should someone choose an alternative wedding photographer like me?

Choosing me as your alternative wedding photographer ensures that your unique and non-traditional wedding moments are captured authentically. I bring a fresh perspective and am adept at documenting the quirks, emotions, and individuality that make your celebration stand out.

How does my approach differ from other wedding photographers?

My approach is deeply rooted in capturing genuine emotions and moments. With a blend of modern aesthetics and alternative charm, I focus on documenting the raw, unscripted moments of your day. I avoid clichéd poses and staged smiles, ensuring your photos truly resonate with your personal love story.

Can traditional elements be incorporated into my alternative wedding photos?

Absolutely! While the essence of my alternative wedding photography is to capture the unique and unconventional, I can seamlessly blend with traditional elements that hold significance for you. It's all about creating a narrative that's true to your journey.

How can someone know if an alternative wedding photographer like me is right for them?

If you're planning a wedding that breaks away from the norm, or if you simply want your photos to reflect your authentic selves without the constraints of traditional photography, I'd be a perfect fit. It's all about ensuring your photos capture the essence, emotion, and individuality of your special day.

What should someone expect during an alternative wedding photography session with me?

Expect a relaxed, fun, and genuine experience. I prioritize creating an environment where you can be yourselves. From candid moments to spontaneous laughter, I'll be there, capturing it all, while also being your biggest cheerleader, ensuring every shot tells your unique story.


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